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OECD publishes Education at a Glance 2016

  Published: 11. July 2015.

OECD has recently published the latest 2016 version of Education at a Glance, the authoritative source for information on the state of education around the world. It provides key information on the output of educational institutions; the impact of learning across countries; the financial and human resources invested in education; access, participation and progression in education; and the learning environment and organisation of schools.
 
The 2016 edition introduces a new indicator on the completion rate of tertiary students and another one on school leaders. It provides more trend data and analysis on diverse topics, such as: teachers’ salaries; graduation rates; expenditure on education; enrolment rates; young adults who are neither employed nor in education or training; class size; and teaching hours. The publication examines gender imbalance in education and the profile of students who attend, and graduate from, vocational education.
 
The report covers all 35 OECD countries and a number of partner countries (Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Lithuania, the Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia and South Africa). This edition includes more than 125 figures and 145 tables. The Excel™ spreadsheets used to create them are available via the StatLinks provided throughout the publication. More data is available in the OECD Education Statistics database.
 
Education at a Glance can be downloaded for free at:
http://www.oecd.org/education/education-at-a-glance-19991487.htm
 
Individual countries comparisons can be accessed at:
http://www.oecd.org/education/skills-beyond-school/education-at-a-glance-2016-country-notes.htm